Spring 2016


March, April   Ryan Walker, Livestock Conservancy marketing and communications manager”]It sounds backward, but farmers and ranchers can’t afford to raise heritage livestock unless there’s a market. Otherwise, they become […]

Cover – Got Meat?

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cover GOT MEAT? Sharing is caring for both consumers and ranchers. WRITTEN BY ERIN MEYERING Meat-share programs often ensure customers will receive quality cuts, generous quantities and knowledge of how […]

Tractors, Tails and Teamwork

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edible endeavors TRACTORS, TAILS, AND TEAMWORK Sometimes the best farm workers get paid in kibble. WRITTEN BY BARBARA TWITCHELL PHOTOS BY SHEA EVANS The woman utters a simple command, her […]

Feature – Faces of Nevada Organics

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feature FACES OF NEVADA ORGANICS Changes include the emergence of a new certifying group. WRITTEN BY KRIS VAGNER PHOTOS BY CHRIS HOLLOMAN Steve (not pictured) and Marcia Litsinger are owners […]

Edible Notables – Pedaling for Produce

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edible notables PEDALING FOR PRODUCE Reno Rot Riders collects strives to save the soil. WRITTEN BY ERIN MEYERINGPHOTO BY CANDICE NYANDO At your favorite restaurant, you order a cherished dish […]

Feature – Meet the Farmer

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meet the farmer URBAN OASIS Small organic farm serves big flavor to local restaurants. WRITTEN BY ERIN MEYERING PHOTOS BY CANDICE NYANDO Urban agriculture is in. Look online and you’ll […]

Edible Notables – Supermarket Savvy

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edible notables SUPERMARKET SAVVY Grocery store tours promote healthy eating. WRITTEN BY SUE EDMONDSONPHOTO BY CANDICE NYANDO Kellie Flynn is no stranger to healthy eating. As an employee of Saint […]

Drink Tank – Teatime in Reno-Tahoe

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drink tank TEATIME IN RENO-TAHOE Locals relish our budding teahouse scene. WRITTEN BY NICOLE CHESLOCK PHOTO BY CANDICE NYANDO “We have tough-looking cowboys and men who come in by themselves […]

Edible Notables – Stimulating App-etite

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edible notables STIMULATING APP-ETITE Connecting to area farmers. WRITTEN BY ERIN MEYERINGPHOTO BY ASA GILMORE The Great Basin Community Food Co-op’s Meet Your Farmer digital app is the first of […]

Edible Travel – Saddle Up

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edible travel SADDLE UP Find your inner cowboy at this Quincy dude ranch. WRITTEN BY PATTY CLAWSON PHOTOS BY MICHAEL CLAWSON AND GREENHORN CREEK GUEST RANCH Perhaps it’s that feeling […]